Japan America Society of Greater Austin presents Japan Fall Festival / Aki Matsuri
The 2017 Japan Fall Festival / Aki Matsuri will feature Taiko drums, Japanese traditional buyo dance and festive dance, traditional musical instruments, the beauty of the Chanoyu presentation, Japanese martial arts, Okinawa traditional dance & taiko, and Anime Girls performance.
Visitors will enjoy a range of Japanese food and sweets, a drink sampler, Japanese arts, games, anime goods, a yukata booth, calligraphy, hands-on origami, and Japanese traditional and contemporary entertainment. In addition, there will be a Silent Auction for items such as an airline ticket to Japan, restaurants and massage/spa gift certificates, Japanese art collections, anime & festive goods, games, kimono, Obi sash, accessories, door prizes, and more.
Those who wear trendy Japanese fashions such as Tokyo street fashion, rorīta fashion, cosplay, and kimono or yukata participants are always welcome and may win the Fashion Contest.